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Purchasing Manager Salary Information in South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky

The annual and hourly salary statistics of purchasing managers in South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of purchasing managers in South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Purchasing Managers in South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$40,410
25th Percentile Wage
$52,300
50th Percentile Wage
$69,320
75th Percentile Wage
$98,430
90th Percentile Wage
$125,150

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for purchasing managers in South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $125,150. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $69,320. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $40,410.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$19.43
25th Percentile Wage
$25.14
50th Percentile Wage
$33.33
75th Percentile Wage
$47.32
90th Percentile Wage
$60.17

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for purchasing managers in South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $60.17. The median hourly salary is $33.33. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $19.43.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of purchasing managers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201669,320-7.79%7.34%
201574,720-0.48%-
201475,0800.31%-
201374,85014.19%-
201264,230--

Table 3. Compare Purchasing Manager Salary in South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area with Other Kentucky Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $69,320, South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area is the lowest paying city for purchasing managers in state of Kentucky, following city of Evansville (median annual salary of $120,800). Also we note that in comparison, the annual salary of purchasing managers in South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area is about 42.6 percent (42.6%) lower than that of the highest paying city Evansville.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Evansville
$120,800
Louisville-Jefferson County
$98,110
West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$96,650
West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$92,430
Lexington-Fayette
$86,780
East Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$71,180
South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$69,320

See also: Top paying jobs in South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky.